Lunch and Learn

Lunch and Learn

Hamilton: The Man Behind the Musical

In anticipation of the Fourth of July weekend, Lin-Manuel Miranda is fast-tracking an early release of the Original Broadway Cast production of Hamilton on Disney+ for July 3rd. Our hosts, Ryan Savage and Brenna Zollman, sit down with Dr. Carson Holloway, a University of Nebraska scholar on Alexander Hamilton, to discuss the man behind the ground-breaking musical, the show’s impact on Broadway, and how Hamilton –the man –is still changing America today! Be there on Tuesday, June 30th at noon on the Lied Facebook page and at liedcenter.org to Lunch & Learn with us!

About Dr. Carson Holloway

Carson Holloway is Ralph Wardle Diamond Professor of Arts and Sciences and Professor of Political Science at the University of Nebraska, Omaha. He is co-editor, with Bradford P. Wilson, of the two-volume work The Political Writings of Alexander Hamilton(Cambridge University Press, 2017). He is also the author of Hamilton versus Jefferson in the Washington Administration: Completing the Founding or Betraying the Founding?(Cambridge University Press, 2015). He has been a Visiting Fellow in Princeton University’s James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions and a Visiting Fellow in American Political Thought at the Heritage Foundation. His scholarly articles have appeared in the Review of Politics, Interpretation: A Journal of Political Philosophy, and Perspectives on Political Science. Professor Holloway received his B.A. from the University of Northern Iowa and his Ph.D. from Northern Illinois University.

Location: 
Lied Center for Performing Arts
2020-06-30

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